Nigerian Actress, Linda Osifo reveals how her foreign accent earned her rejections


Nigerian actress, Linda Osifo revealed in an interview with BBC Pidgin that she has been rejected on numerous occasions by producers during her early years in the film industry due to her accent.

Linda who has featured in Desperate housewives Africa, Tanwa Savage, a Naija Christmas and many more movies disclosed that she had a tedious time making a name for herself in the Nigerian movie industry and how she never got called back from auditions due to her foreign accent.

She added, “dis acting tin I die here.”

She earned her first award recognition in the Best Actress in a Television Series category of the Exquisite Ladies of the Year Award.